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    Philosophy and Religion – Hinduism

    1. “Origins of Hinduism”: This entry delves into the ancient beginnings of Hinduism on the Indian subcontinent. It traces its roots to the union of the indigenous Dravidian religion and Indo-Aryan religion, which gave birth to the Vedic faith.
    2. “Vedic Hinduism”: This article documents the beliefs, practices, and religious texts associated with the Vedic period, including the Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samaveda, and Atharvaveda.
    3. “Upanishads and Brahmanas”: This article explores the philosophical and meditative texts called the Upanishads and the ritual-focused texts known as the Brahmanas.
    4. “Dharma and Karma”: An entry that provides in-depth understanding of the Hindu doctrines of duty (Dharma) and action and its consequences (Karma).
    5. “Hindu Cosmology”: Here, you can learn about the Hindu understanding of the universe, including concepts of time, space, and the cycles of existence.
    6. “Gods and Goddesses”: This article focuses on the pantheon of Hindu deities, including chief gods like Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva, and goddesses like Durga, Kali, and Saraswathi.
    7. “Major Hindu Scriptures”: This entry catalogues and describes various Hindu scriptural texts, like the Vedas, Upanishads, Bhagavad Gita, Ramayana, Mahabharata, and Puranas.
    8. “Rituals and Worship”: The article discusses the rituals, ceremonies, and modes of worship in Hinduism, including pujas, aarti, fasting, and pilgrimage.
    9. “Hindu Philosophies”: This article examines the six orthodox schools of Hindu philosophy: Samkhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Mimamsa, and Vedanta.
    10. “Yoga and Meditation”: An entry exploring the Hindu practices of Yoga and meditation for mental, physical, and spiritual well-being.
    11. “Life Stages and Society”: Herein lies a detailed account of the four stages of life (Ashramas) and four societal classes (Varnas) in traditional Hindu society.
    12. “Hinduism and Other Religions”: This entry discusses the relationship and influence between Hinduism and other religions, both within and outside the Indian subcontinent.